Friday, January 8, 2021

Casting a Lifeline by Linda Buchwald

Five questions with Thespian alum and Letters to Strangers founder Diana Chao The post Casting a Lifeline appeared first on Dramatics Magazine Online.

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Tuesday, January 5, 2021

HELP SAVE Birdland, The Jazz Corner of the World by Adam Rothenberg

Birdland, NYC’s jazz corner of the world, and another one of Broadway’s most beloved performance spaces in danger of closing down due to the global pandemic. Birdland is another venue t…

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Tuesday, December 22, 2020

See Marty Thomas, Marissa Rosen & More Stage Favorites Give 'Hard Candy Christmas' a Zoom-Style Cover by Caitlin Moynihan

'Tis the season for holiday music and this fresh cover of "Hard Candy Christmas" from The Best Little Whorehouse in Texas is sure to be on repeat. Although this time of year may look a littl…

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Krystal Joy Brown Joins Latest Episode of THE THEATRE PODCAST WITH ALAN SEALES

Krystal Joy Brown is a singer, dancer and actor who made her Broadway debut in 2009 in Hair. She is best known for her portrayal of Diana Ross in the Broadway musical Motown: The Musical. He…

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What to look out for in the new TV adaptation of Black Narcissus

Starring Gemma Arterton and the late Diana Rigg, can the version both honour and ‘update’ the 1947 classic?

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Tuesday, December 15, 2020

NBC's Starry One Night Only: The Best of Broadway Raises Over $3 Million for Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS by Lindsey Sullivan

NBC's One Night Only: The Best of Broadway special on December 10 garnered a whopping $3,051,297 to Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS. Donations from the broadcast are being put to use provi…

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Tony Blair’s life to be staged as a rock opera written by Harry Hill by Louis Chilton

Characters include John Prescott, Princess Diana and Osama bin Laden

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Celia Rose Gooding, Diana DeGarmo, Alysha Umphress, More Star in Virtual Production of Disenchanted!, Streaming December 15 by Ryan McPhee

The musical send-up of familiar animated princesses played Off-Broadway in 2014.

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Sunday, December 13, 2020

Diana Rigg remembered by Mark Gatiss by Mark Gatiss

20 July 1938 – 10 September 2020 The actor and writer, who wrote an episode of Doctor Who for Rigg, recalls the joy of seeing her flit effortlessly between serious drama and outrageous cam…

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Thursday, December 10, 2020

Conference Call: Alice Ripley and J. Robert Spencer Joint Interview: Next to Normal Digital Reunion by Adam Rothenberg

Next to Normal on Broadway is one of my favorite shows. The music, the acting, the story is everything! This powerful production has remained on my mind since it played on Broadway. Now, it…

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Wednesday, December 2, 2020

Cabaret's Joel Grey: 'Life is tough. But it's also beautiful' by Chris Wiegand

From winning an Oscar to starring opposite Rock Hudson – and coming out at 82, the theatre legend has done it all. But he came close to giving up acting to work on a hotdog stand “Shame …

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Ryann Redmond, Justin Mortelliti, Diana Huey, More Perform Excerpts From New Musicals December 2 by Dan Meyer

New York Theatre Barn’s New Works Series returns with The Ladies Man and Millennials Are Killing Musicals.

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Tuesday, December 1, 2020

Celia Rose Gooding, Diana DeGarmo, Alysha Umphress, More to Star in Virtual Production of Disenchanted! by Ryan McPhee

The musical send-up of familiar animated princesses played Off-Broadway in 2014.

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DISENCHANTED! STAY-AT-HOME VERSION With Diana DeGarmo, Celia Rose Gooding and More To Stream in December

Art Lab and ShowTown Productions will present two virtual presentations of Disenchanted! Stay-At-Home Version. The Off-Broadway musical comedy with book, music, and lyrics by Dennis T.…

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Jessica Vosk, Diana DeGarmo, Rachel Potter and More Featured on Marty Thomas and Marissa Rosen's Holiday Album

Marty Thomas (Wicked, Xanadu, The Secret Garden) and Marissa Rosen (Kristin Chenoweth: For The Girls), announced today the track list of their upcoming debut duet album “The Award Winning …

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Sunday, November 22, 2020

What's the True Story Behind Princess Diana's 'Uptown Girl' Performance From THE CROWN?

The fourth season of the Netflix series The Crown has had fans buzzing about the accuracy of several scenes depicting performances from Princess Diana. Another scene in the series shows Dia…

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Friday, November 20, 2020


Tony Award-nominated Tina Fey (“Mean Girls”) is set to host “One Night Only: The Best of Broadway,” an unforgettable night of music celebrating the incredible and resilient Broadway …

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Wednesday, November 18, 2020

Tina Fey to Host Starry One Night Only: The Best of Broadway on NBC by

Tony-nominated Mean Girls scribe Tina Fey is set to host One Night Only: The Best of Broadway, a two-hour event scheduled to air on December 10 at 8PM ET on NBC. The special is a benefit for…

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Tina Fey to host NBC Broadway special in December by Caitlin Huston

Tina Fey will host a two-hour Broadway television special on NBC this December.  The special entitled “One Night Only: The Best of Broadway” will air Dec. 10 at 8 p.m. and feature perfo…

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Princess Diana's THE PHANTOM OF THE OPERA Performance on THE CROWN Really Happened

After Season Four of The Crown released on Netflix this past weekend, theatre fans have been buzzing about a particular moment featuring Princess Diana singing All I Ask of You from The Phan…

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Tuesday, November 17, 2020

Spoiler Alert: The Story Behind Princess Diana Singing Phantom on The Crown

Netflix released the new season of the show this past weekend.

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‘Thoughts of a Colored Man’ announces Broadway run by Caitlin Huston

Keenan Scott II’s play “Thoughts of Colored Man” is set to premiere on Broadway when live theater resumes.  The play will be directed by Steve H. Broadnax III, who most recently direc…

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Thoughts of a Colored Man To Open on Broadway This Upcoming Season by Broadway Direct

Despite Broadway staying closed, we continue to have shows to look forward to once we are able to be back in performances. Today, producers Brian Moreland, Ron Simons, Diana DiMenna, Samira …

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THOUGHTS OF A COLORED MAN by Keenan Scott II to Open on Broadway This Upcoming Season

Today, producers Brian Moreland, Ron Simons, Diana DiMenna, Samira Wiley, and Sheryl Lee Ralph, announced that Thoughts of a Colored Man, the new play by Keenan Scott II, directed by Steve H…

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Monday, November 16, 2020

The Crown season 4 review: a triumphant portrait of the 1980s with a perfectly wide-eyed Diana

Peter Morgan’s fourth season of The Crown faces perhaps its greatest challenge so far. The 1980s was one of the most documented, catalogued, debated and scrutinised decades of the House of…

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Wednesday, November 11, 2020

Original Concept Recording of ANNE OF GREEN GABLES Featuring Diana DeGarmo, George Salazar & More to be Released

Broadway Records announced today the release of the Original Concept Recording of ANNE OF GREEN GABLES, a new musical by Matte O'Brien and Matt Vinson. This new digital album has nine tracks…

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Tuesday, November 10, 2020
Monday, November 9, 2020

Singular Sensation: A feast for the theater-starved by Sandi Durell

By Beatrice Williams-Rude Michael Riedel’s new book presents a buffet of delicacies with something for virtually everybody, whether pros, cognoscenti, wannabes or civilians. The array of t…

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The Crown Season 4 — Netflix series continues to thrill

Peter Morgan’s script introduces Charles, Diana and Margaret Thatcher to the drama

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